Tiruppur Constituency, Madras Loksabha Election 1951 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Tiruppur

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

W i n n e r

INC

T. S. AVINASHILINGAM CHETTIAR

117630

Runner up

IND

VENKATACHALAM

90745

MARGIN :

26885

( 12.90% of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

27-03-1952

 

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

I.CANDIDATES

1.NOMINATED

2.REJECTED

3.WITHDRAWN

4.CONTESTED

5.FORFEITED DEPOSIT

II. ELECTORS

1. TOTAL

367261

367261

III. ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. TOTAL

208375

208375

IV. VOTES

1. POLLED            208375 ( 56.74% of Total Electors

2. VALID                 208375


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Shri T.S. Avinashilingam Chettiar Member of Parliament (MP) from Tiruppur (Madras) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri T.S. Avinashilingam Chettiar

Political Party: Congress

Constituency & State: Tiruppur (Madras)

Lok Sabha Experience: 1

First Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

CHETTIAR, SHRI T. S. AVINASHILINGAM, B.A., B.L., Cong. (Madras—Tiruppur—1952): S. of Shri K. Subramania Chettiar; B. Tiruppur, Coimbatore District, May 5, 1903; ed. London Mission High School, Coimbatore, Pachiappa’s College and Law College, Madras; Politician and Educationist; Comes of a philanthropic family of Merchants and Bankers; Left practice in 1930 and participated in Salt Satyagraha Movements led by Mahatma Gandhi; Suffered imprisonment for participating in freedom movements in 1930, 1932, 1941 and 1942; President, D.C.C., 1930—46; Member, Legislative Assembly, (Central), 1935—45; Elected to Madras Legislative Assembly, 1946; Minister for Education, Government of Madras, 1946— 49; introduced Basic Education and re-organised Secondary Education in Madras; Founder, Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya (1930) containing a residential High School, Teachers’ Training College, Basic Training School, Post-graduate Centre in Basic Education, School of Engineering, Rural Service Centre, etc.; Founder, Tamil Academy (Tamil Valarchi Kazhakam) which is preparing the first Encyclopedia in Tamil; Founder-Chairman, College of Karnatic Music, Madras; Believer in the ideas of Sri Ramakrishna, Swami Vivekananda and Mahatma Gandhi.

Publications: “India Porulathra Nool”; “Thirukethara Yathirai”; “Kuzhanthai Valara”; “Vazhkayin Adipadai”; and “Nan Kanda Mahatma”; Translated (Tamil) “Education” and “Lectures from Colombo to Almora” by Swami Vivekananda.

Permanent address: Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya, Sri Ramakrishna Vidyalaya P.O., Coimbatore District.

 


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